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I want help clear up a mis-conception about Feng Shui Space Clearings for loved ones who have passed. Today my client on Long Island NY brought up a very good question and even greater concern. He recently lost his grandmother whom he was very close to and lived with. A main intention for the Feng Shui consultation today was to preform a space clearing ceremony to help release any sad negative energy and also to allow a new start for himself. He asked me, "when (13 comments)
Explore Central Park in NYC by Feng Shui NY Long Island consultant - 08/30/10 09:31 PM
Explore Central Park in NYC by Feng Shui NY Long Island consultant There is always something to do in Manhattan New York City not matter what the season or weather. Long Island Feng Shui NY consultant Laura Cerrano explores the world famous Central Park. When you visit New York City be sure to put Central park on your list of destinations to visit :) It is a great place to regroup your energy, connect with nature and others.
Central Park NYC Road
View of the Manhattan New York Skyline from Central Park
New York City Central Park Reservoir (16 comments)
Speechless Sunday: Tower of Toilet Paper by Feng Shui NY Long Island consultant - 08/29/10 08:44 PM
Speechless Sunday: Tower of Toilet Paper by Feng Shui NY Long Island consultant Today was a great Feng Shui consultation on the Upper East Side by Central Park in New York City. This two bedroom apartment emanated some great energetic vibes. The Feng Shui consultation with Danny was particularly focused on enhancing his knowledge about Feng Shui and providing confirmation for his thoughts on how to set up his new apartment. Danny had what we like to refer as, "Intuitive Feng Shui". One room that particularly stood out was his bathroom. As I entered into the Manhattan apartment bathroom (10 comments)
Fridays Fotos: Celebrity Sighting at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden by Feng Shui Long Island NY consultant - 08/27/10 10:58 AM
Fridays Fotos: Celebrity Sighting at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden by Feng Shui Long Island NY consultant There is so much you can do at the Botanic Garden in Brooklyn NY. Not only is it a place for local New York residents to come visit and relax, it serves as an escape for celebrities too. Here are some famous celebrity names of actors, artist and some other well know individuals who call New York home :)
Entrance to Brooklyn Botanic Garden in New York Welcome to the New York Brooklyn Botanic Garden! Feng Shui Long Island New York Consultant visits a little slice of heaven and gathers a peace of mind from the busy streets of Washington Avenue, Flatbush Avenue and Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn NY. The Garden is a great place to visit with family, friends or to go by yourself and take in the beauty, fragrances and sounds that mother nature has to offer. Many of the plants and (6 comments)
Wordless Wednesday: Beautiful Butterfly and Butterfly Bush by Feng Shui Long Island NY and NYC Consultant - 08/25/10 05:19 PM
Wordless Wednesday: Beautiful Butterfly and Butterfly Bush by Feng Shui Long Island NY and NYC Consultant Today I was out cutting the lawn and doing some gardening when this very active and playful butterfly came floating around :) I tried my best to capture it, it was pretty funny if you saw from a distance... chasing the butterfly around in circles trying to take a picture. Below the butterfly image is a picture of our butterfly Bush that is lush and full of great color. That is a sign of strong positive energy :)
As Feng Shui consultants we always stress the importance of being aware of your surroundings for energetic purposes. This time Laura Cerrano Feng Shui Long island NY and NYC Consultant stresses to be aware for safety reasons. Being a Feng Shui consultant, Real Estate agent, Home Stager or dealing with any profession that you enter into a strangers home or office offers a degree of danger, lets be honest. Yesterday Laura took a Self Defense Class in Manhattan (12 comments)
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." ~ Maya Angelou
I am sure many of you have been in this situation, perhaps you have been in an argument or mis-communication with either personal, business, friend or family relations. What ever it may be or has been, be sure to bring closer to the situation. Sometimes you may not even know anything was said to upset that individual, it happens. If (14 comments)
Gracing the Front Entrace to your New York home with the Principles of Feng Shui - 08/22/10 01:06 PM
Gracing the Front Entrance to your New York Home with the Principles of Feng Shui In Feng Shui the front door and entry way are the most important points in your home environment. It is important to have a clear pathway to your front door because it is known as the "Mouth of Chi". It is where all the positive energy enters into you home and your life. You will notice the Front door of this Nassau County Long Island NY home is red. The color Red in Feng Shui represents protection and is also a stimulant, encouraging all good Chi (10 comments)
Feeling Lucky anyone??: Feng Shui Long Island NY Consultant explores Atlantic City NJ - 08/21/10 09:06 PM
Feeling Lucky anyone??: Feng Shui Long Island NY Consultant explores Atlantic City NJ Do we have any risk takers in the house? For part of this weekend I traveled to Atlantic City New Jersey to try my luck in the gambling world...let us just say my friend Jennifer is much better at probability guessing :) As you travel towards NJ Atlantic City and see the glistening lights your eyes and mind begin to fill will thoughts of endless possibilities, what if I really do win that 1,000,000 dollars!
Boardwalk of Atlantic City NJ Traveling from New York City the distance (19 comments)
Your Support System in Feng Shui and Life is your Family - 08/19/10 09:25 PM
Your Support System in Feng Shui and Life is your Family Family on the Bagua and the Element of wood represents: Nuclear/Relative Family members and Ancestors, Nourishment, New Growth, expansion and the accent color is Green for grounding
Feng Shui Long Island NY Bauga When educating our clients about the Principles of Feng Shui and the variety of Methods, interesting conversations come about. A client on Long Island New York shared his views on what family meant to him. He said, when I think of family I think of those who I am biologically related to only. This is absolutely (10 comments)
Wordless Wednesday: All businesses should have the word "Friendly" in their name.. - 08/18/10 11:21 PM
Wordless Wednesday: All businesses should have the word "Friendly" in their name.. Don't you just love when you come across interesting, have to make you think or maybe not, type of business names. After finishing a Feng Shui consultation in Holbrook NY I headed off to the local park to play a game of softball with family and friends. On my way I stopped off at a local Holbrook store to buy a gallon of water and this was the store I came across.
Local Store in Holbrook New York Long Island Can you think of some stores or businesses (18 comments)
Feng Shui Long Island New York Motivational Mondays - 08/16/10 07:53 AM
Feng Shui Long Island New York Motivational Mondays Many times when events or situations do not work in our favor we ask that age old question, why me? Why not you or maybe that person across the room or me? We come into this world for a reason and until we transition through our own journeys and stages, we will not understand that question. In the moment, your situation may seem unfair and even hurtful. When it is all said and done and you leave yourself open to the answer, it will make sense and the funny thing is that you (19 comments)
Feng Shui Long Island NY Consultant Shakes Her groove Thang at Eisenhower Park on Long Island NY Exploring Long Island New York with Feng Shui New York Consultant Laura Cerrano of Feng Shui Long Island A much needed break was taken this Saturday. I caught up with my high school art teacher at Tobay Beach NY. She was a huge influence and mentor with my pursuits in the Fine Arts. Thank you Donza! After wards, I went to Eisenhower Park in Nassau county on Long Island NY with another friend. This was a treat, especially if you loved to dance, which (15 comments)
Sometimes you have to make choices that do not make sense "now", but will reveal why later.... - 08/11/10 08:00 AM
Sometimes you have to make choices that do not make sense "now," but will reveal the reason why later... Feng Shui Advice by Laura Cerrano of Feng Shui Long Island New York and NYC Sometimes you need to make choices in your life that are not always fun. You may linger on the decision because you do not know what the future holds and become comfortable with what the moment offers. Sometimes that is not always the best choice. The biggest problem with people from allowing themselves to grow is experiencing change, wheather it is good or bad. You need to (9 comments)
Feng Shui for Real Estate: Visiting your Neighborhood before purchasing a House or calling an apartment home is essential - 08/10/10 09:14 PM
Feng Shui for Real Estate: Visiting your Neighborhood before purchasing a House or calling an apartment home is essential Feng Shui New York Long Island consultant Laura Cerrano always stresses the importance of maintaining a well balanced and harmonious interior for your Long Island New York and New York City home or apartment. It is also essential that you allow yourself the opportunity to visit the town, village or neighborhood of the location your are deciding to call home. No stone should go unturned. 1. Observe the animals in your location. Again they can help give insights to the type of (11 comments)
Exploring Astoria Queens New York with Feng Shui Long Island NY consultant Laura Cerrano Exploring Long Island and Manhattan with Feng Shui Long Island NY and Feng Shui Manhattan NY
Welcome to Queens New York, to be specific Astoria Queens NY. Tidbit of information, Astoria Queens was named after Jonh Jacob Astor. After Laura Cerrano of Feng Shui Long Island New York caught up with OMNI Marital Arts on Ditmars Blvd, she decided to walk a few blocks and explore other areas Astoria Queens had to offer.
This weekend has been very busy and I appreciate every moment of it :) During my travels around Long Island NY and Queens New York for Feng Shui consultations I saw a pink hippo drive past me. Yes a pink hippo. Not only that, this pink hippo had the nerve to moon me...how ruuude, in a good funny way. :)
Pink Hippo mooning New York Feng Shui consultant laura Cerrano Feng Shui Long Island *Carole Provenzale has been a Certified Feng Shui Consultant since graduating from the Country's very (14 comments)
Feng Shui Intentions the 3 Keys that can help lead to happiness and success in life: part 2 A testimonial - 08/08/10 08:18 PM
Feng Shui Intentions the 3 Keys that can help lead to happiness and success in life: part 2 A testimonial I wrote a post in July about the three keys to intentions. We always stress the great importance with having a clear focus and understanding what exactly what it is that you wish to bring into your life from a Feng Shui consultation. I visited OMNI Martial Arts in Astoria Queens New York to follow up with how business is going to show the updated expansion of their space. I also wanted to introduce you to Maria, Sensei Julio's wife. (3 comments)
Dear Grandma Rose, You are full of so much love, wisdom, compassion and great stories of your life adventures :) Thank you for always being there to offer your advice with all life has to offer and continue to believe and encourage us to follow our dreams. Thank you for being you! Love the Provenzale, Schumacher and Cerrano Family :)
Grandma Rose with mom :)..Carole Provenzale
Grandma Rose with her grandchildren Laura Cerrano and Adam :)
Rose Provenzale's Birthday cake ..mmm good! Feng Shui Long Island (13 comments)
Determination can go a long Way If Your Focused - 08/03/10 07:57 PM
Determination can go a long Way If Your Focused This may seem silly but again the world can offer an array of way to teach and learn. I was looking outside my home on Long Island New York and came across this little squirrel eating a large piece of Pizza...of all things! This seems to be a trend. He was chowing down on his newly found gold and when I opened the front door he became startled and started to run..as would I.
Free Pizza found by Long Island New York Squirrel I have to admit it was pretty funny (15 comments)
Exploring New York NY Battery Park with Feng Shui Long Island NY consultant Laura Cerrano - 08/02/10 10:29 PM
Exploring New York NY Battery Park with Feng Shui Long Island NY consultant Laura Cerrano Looking to travel to the Lower south side of Manhattan New York...to the end of the New York City Island? Well when you do you will come across some really great scenery, great activities to do with family and friend and even greater people! Long Island Feng Shui NY consultant Laura Cerrano brings you to Battery Park in New York City, which is the gate way to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Battery Park has been around for over 200 years.
New York City NY Restaurant Sign advertising specials of the evening Notice anything? :) Feng Shui Long Island *Carole Provenzale has been a Certified Feng Shui Consultant since graduating from the Country's very first School for Feng Shui Studies that was licensed and accredited in 1997. Carole provides on site Feng Consultations Long Island NY, Queens New (14 comments)
Exploring Bayville Long Island New York with Feng Shui NY consultant Laura Cerrano Exploring Long Island NY with Feng Shui Long Island NY and Feng Shui Manhattan NYC Long Island New York is such a great place to visit or live, especially during the summer time. Every day and Every night there is something to do and see. Laura Cerrano New York Feng Shui consultant of "Feng Shui Long Island NY" visits Bayville New York. She came across a strip of stores, restaurant and Bayville Adventure Park! This little niche of fun is great for all ages. You have the (5 comments)
Certified Feng Shui Expert Laura Cerrano is a motivational speaker, published author and Certified Reiki Practitioner specializing in connecting people to their environment and authentic self with the teachings of practical Feng Shui and Ascension.
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